Anna Netrebko

Soprano

Performances with the RNO

August 2006

On Tour

11 Fri

Piazza Signorelli

Cortona

Location

Program

Verdi
Overture from La forza del destino
Dvorak
Cello Concerto
Bizet
Overture from Carmen
Tchaikovsky
Iolantha's arioso from Iolantha
Borodin
Prince Igor's aria
Puccini
"O mio babbino caro" from Gianni Schicchi
Bizet
Escamillo's aria from Carmen
Puccini
Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
Leoncavallo
Duet "Nedda... Silvio a quest' ora" from I Pagliacci
Conductor:

Teodor Currentzis

Guest Artists:

Anna Netrebko, Soprano

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Baritone

Nina Kotova, Cello

2006 Tuscan Sun Festival

What They’re Saying

"I saw the greatest orchestra in the world play Friday night. If you think that's hyperbole, ask anyone who was in Yardley Hall that night. The Russian National Orchestra is the Rolls-Royce of orchestras, no ordinary ensemble."

The Kansas City Star